Wärtsilä embarks on 1st major CO2 capture retrofit of ethylene carrier

Finnish technology group Wärtsilä and Norwegian shipping company Solvang ASA have agreed on a full-scale pilot retrofit installation of a carbon capture and storage (CCS) system on one of Solvang’s ethylene carriers. As informed, Wärtsilä Exhaust Treatment, part of Wärtsilä … Read More

China’s first offshore carbon capture project launched

Chinese oil and gas company CNOOC has launched the country’s first offshore carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in the South China Sea, Reuters reports. Illustration only; Courtesy of CNOOC The plan is for the project to store more than … Read More

GTT’s new ecological LNG bunker vessel concept approved

French LNG containment specialist GTT and Chinese shipbuilder Hudong-Zhonghua have received approvals for the LNG bunkering vessel concept from Society China Classification Society (CCS) and DNV. Courtesy of GTT This double approval in principle is granted for the “ballast-water-free” LNG … Read More

Spotlight on major projects in carbon capture realm

Carbon capture utilization and storage or CCUS has gained momentum as a topic of global interest in the last couple of years as energy transition talks and plans intensified, especially in the offshore energy and maritime industries. Carbon capture is … Read More

TECO 2030 rolls out CO2 capture ready hybrid/closed loop Future Funnel

Norwegian engineering company TECO 2030 ASA has unveiled a newly developed TECO 2030 Future Funnel with hybrid and closed loop alongside the already existing open loop. As explained, the hybrid and closed-loop exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS) aim to reduce … Read More

Norway to launch $2.7 billion Longship carbon capture and storage project

The Norwegian government has submitted a proposal to Norwegian Parliament to launch “the greatest climate project in Norwegian industry ever” – the carbon capture and storage (CCS) project named Longship. The Norwegian Government said in a statement on Monday that … Read More